[eBird Alert] San Luis Obispo County Rare Bird Alert <daily>


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*** Species Summary:

- Vaux's Swift (6 reports)
- Least Bittern (5 reports)
- Red-breasted Nuthatch (1 report)
- American Redstart (3 reports)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated.

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Vaux's Swift (Chaetura vauxi) (1)
- Reported Jun 09, 2021 08:28 by Shalin Gogri
- Atascadero Wastewater Treatment Ponds--no internal access, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4827588,-120.6424508&ll=35.4827588,-120.6424508
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89900397
- Comments: "Three good looks of the bird, a couple at eye level."

Vaux's Swift (Chaetura vauxi) (1)
- Reported Jun 09, 2021 08:28 by Kai Mills
- Atascadero Wastewater Treatment Ponds--no internal access, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4827588,-120.6424508&ll=35.4827588,-120.6424508
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89900349
- Comments: "Three good looks of the bird, a couple at eye level."

Vaux's Swift (Chaetura vauxi) (1)
- Reported Jun 09, 2021 08:28 by Mike Bush
- Atascadero Wastewater Treatment Ponds--no internal access, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4827588,-120.6424508&ll=35.4827588,-120.6424508
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89905838
- Comments: "Three good looks of the bird, a couple at eye level."

Vaux's Swift (Chaetura vauxi) (1)
- Reported Jun 09, 2021 08:28 by Charlotte Miranda
- Atascadero Wastewater Treatment Ponds--no internal access, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4827588,-120.6424508&ll=35.4827588,-120.6424508
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89900399
- Comments: "Three good looks of the bird, a couple at eye level."

Vaux's Swift (Chaetura vauxi) (1)
- Reported Jun 09, 2021 06:51 by Norman Pillsbury
- de Anza Trail - South Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4874054,-120.6409125&ll=35.4874054,-120.6409125
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89900488
- Comments: "Cigar with wings"

Vaux's Swift (Chaetura vauxi) (1)
- Reported Jun 09, 2021 06:51 by Jeff Miller
- de Anza Trail - South Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.4874054,-120.6409125&ll=35.4874054,-120.6409125
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89896190
- Comments: "Cigar with wings"

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1)
- Reported Jun 08, 2021 19:12 by The Kingbirder
- Oceano County Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1057118,-120.6255312&ll=35.1057118,-120.6255312
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89875689
- Media: 1 Audio
- Comments: "Continuing. Heard singing from north side of pond. Recording."

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1)
- Reported Jun 08, 2021 19:12 by Liam Hampl
- Oceano County Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1057118,-120.6255312&ll=35.1057118,-120.6255312
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89875649
- Media: 1 Audio
- Comments: "Continuing. Heard singing from north side of pond. Recording."

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 08, 2021 11:45 by Jeanette Stone
- Oceano County Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1057118,-120.6255312&ll=35.1057118,-120.6255312
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89868148
- Media: 1 Audio
- Comments: "continuing bird .... heard repeated "coo-coo-coo" call from the lagoon slightly south of Pier Ave near sycamore trees."

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 08, 2021 08:38 by Charlotte Miranda
- Oceano County Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1057118,-120.6255312&ll=35.1057118,-120.6255312
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89876922
- Media: 6 Photos
- Comments: "First heard, then spotted at opening in reeds (south side near bridge) by Kai Mills while looking at Mallard chicks. Bird seen in reeds, climbing, then perched in reeds. Bird climbed higher then flew northwest within reed complex. Photos."

Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 08, 2021 06:46 by Maggie Smith
- Oceano County Park, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1057118,-120.6255312&ll=35.1057118,-120.6255312
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89864316
- Comments: "Adam Searcy first reported bird on 6/6… heard low chuckle call/singing three separate times from area of small island. Best heard from Air Dr bridge."

Red-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta canadensis) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 08, 2021 09:45 by Petra Clayton
- Islay Creek Campground--Montana de Oro SP, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.2736118,-120.8838502&ll=35.2736118,-120.8838502
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89876023
- Media: 2 Photos
- Comments: "Black crown and black line through the eye; white supercilium, face and throat; thin black bill, rusty orange wash on breast and belly."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1)
- Reported Jun 09, 2021 16:15 by Nicole Durtschi
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89914676
- Comments: "Comtinuing bird. Heard loudly singing along the maintenance road north of the campground, briefly came out and sat on a branch before disappearing back into the trees."

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1)
- Reported Jun 09, 2021 06:59 by Maggie Smith
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89915759
- Comments: "Male singing"

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) (1) CONFIRMED
- Reported Jun 08, 2021 09:12 by Charlotte Miranda
- Pismo SB--Oceano Campground, San Luis Obispo, California
- Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=35.1085767,-120.6265268&ll=35.1085767,-120.6265268
- Checklist: https://ebird.org/checklist/S89876920
- Media: 8 Photos, 1 Audio
- Comments: "Singing constantly from west willows at end of service road. Bird was hunkered maybe at eye level or lower for some time before singing and foraging higher into willows. Black warbler with orange wingbars, orange flanks, orange underside, black breast, white belly. Photos."

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